100% organic cotton sweatshirt
Poule Nord Poule Sud on the chest
Yvinec embroidery on left arm
Deliver with the Guirec travel map
Round collar Sweat
FROM THE NORTH POLE TO THE SOUTH POLE, GUIREC TRAVELS THE SEAS AND THE WORLD, SOLO SAILING ? NOT REALLY…
Sports d’Epoque, French brand renowed for its sportswear collections that blend sport’s history and fashion, partners with the adventurer Guirec and his famous hen Monique. They offer a range of Tshirts, polos and sweat-shirts which are a reference to the trip of the adventurer. So not really solo sailing , Guirec is accompanied by a little red hen called Monique. At the age of 22, he crossed the Atlantic alone, without any mean of communication. One year later, he stayed stick in the ice of Greenland during 130 days, in total autonomy too.
At the age of 24, he becomes the youngest navigator in the world to cross the perilous NorthWest passage alone. The adventure continues, Alaska, Canada and after a short period of preparation in San Francisco he leaves for Ushuaia. Guirec and Monique will be 2 months and a half at sea (with no stop), passing the cap horn and crossing the drake passage to reach Antartica.. Along their route, winds can easily reach 90 miles per hour, and waves can surge 50 feet high. He then rode up the Atlantic ocean to the caribbean sea and returned to Brittany in November 2018.
Sports d’Epoque shares 2 greats topics that Guirec is fighting for. First, through his expeditions, he promotes the values of self-surpassing, perseverance, in order to enable each one find in himself the strength to achieve his objectives. Second , he insists on the importance of being an actor of change concerning the protection of our oceans. Ready to share new adventures, Guirec and Monique will soon disclose their new program…
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